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21 - 24 August 2014

28 – 30 August 2015

26 – 28 August 2016

25 – 27 August 2017

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2014 Newport Bucket: Schedule of Events

 

Schedule of Events

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THURSDAY, 21 August
1300 – 1800 Registration at Newport Shipyard Marquee
1700 Superyacht Rules Review (Newport Shipyard)

1800

Captain’s Briefing (Newport Shipyard)
Maximum 4 per yacht (mandatory for Captain, Safety Officer & Racing Tactician)

1800 – 2000 Welcoming Reception, Cocktails and Hors d 'Oeuvres (Newport Shipyard)
   
FRIDAY, 22 August
0900 Daily pre-race briefing at the Newport Shipyard Marquee

1200

First Signal – Race 1

1800 – 2200

Cocktails – Bucket Tent (Newport Shipyard)
1830 Daily Awards Presentation (Newport Shipyard)
1830 Dock Party & Yacht Hop (Newport Shipyard)
   
SATURDAY, 23 August
0900 Pre-race briefing at the Marquee
Mandatory for Captain and Safety Officer & Racing Tactician

1200

First Signal – Race 2

1830 Daily Awards Presentation
1800 – 2300 Bucket Bash at the Marquee (Dinner Stations and Live Music from Abbey Rhode)
   
SUNDAY, 24 August
0900 Pre-race briefing at the Marquee
Mandatory for Captain and Safety Officer & Racing Tactician

1200

First Signal – Race 3

1800 – 2030 Newport Bucket Awards Celebration at the International Yacht Restoration School (Cocktails and Hors d 'Oeuvres)
   

Notes: Wristbands are required for the Friday Dock Party & Yacht Hop as well as the Saturday night Bucket Bash Dinner. Drink and dinner tickets will be sold on site.

On Sunday, there will be transportation service provided for the Awards Celebration at the International Yacht Restoration School. A trolley will run continuously between the Newport Shipyard and IYRS throughout the party hours.

The Organizing Authority and Race Committee reserve the right to modify the above schedule depending on weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstance.